Bandai Namco has confirmed that Dark Souls Remastered is being released for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on May 25. This is in addition to the Nintendo Switch version of Dark Souls Remastered revealed during the surprise Direct event. Press Release stated that, Dark Souls Remastered is being developed by From Software, the studio who made the original trilogy, instead of being outsourced to a third-party studio.
“Experience the rich world of Dark Souls in upscaled 4K resolution with 60FPS when playing on a PlayStation 4 Pro system, Xbox One X, and PC,” reads the press release. “Also, 1080p resolution with 30FPS is available when playing the game on Nintendo Switch with its TV mode.”
“From their first timid steps to absolute mastery, players will build their characters by strategically adapting to daunting foes, exploring haunting locations, and amassing a large collection of weapons, armour and magic spells to utilise for a truly unique playstyle.”
Dark Souls Remastered will also support “up to six players” for online multiplayer. A Dark Souls Trilogy box has been announced for PlayStation 4 in Japan. It features Dark Souls Remastered, Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin, Dark Souls 3: The Fire Fades Edition. In addition, it will have the following, soundtracks for each of the games, knight and bonfire bookends, an encyclopedia, and a special art set. As of right now the availability of this has not been made for other regions.